Comparative analysis of 5 lung cancer natural history and screening models that reproduce outcomes of the NLST and PLCO trials (pages 1713–1724)
Rafael Meza, Kevin ten Haaf, Chung Yin Kong, Ayca Erdogan, William C. Black, Martin C. Tammemagi, Sung Eun Choi, Jihyoun Jeon, Summer S. Han, Vidit Munshi, Joost van Rosmalen, Paul Pinsky, Pamela M. McMahon, Harry J. de Koning, Eric J. Feuer, William D. Hazelton and Sylvia K. Plevritis
Version of Record online: 27 FEB 2014 | DOI: 10.1002/cncr.28623
Five lung cancer natural history models demonstrated that the National Lung Screening Trial and Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial have produced consistent results. The resulting models can be important tools to assess the effectiveness of lung cancer screening strategies using low-dose computed tomography.